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Despite having been written in 1990, the area of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome is still very valid.
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Page 81 - In this situation, there is a feeling of satisfaction and a psychic drive that require periodic or continuous administration of the drug to produce pleasure or to avoid discomfort.
Page 187 - Have you ever had a drink first thing in the morning to steady your nerves or get rid of a hangover (Eye opener)?
Page 188 - Do you feel you are a normal drinker? (By normal we mean you drink less than or as much as most other people.) (2) 2. Have you ever awakened the morning after some drinking the night before and found that you could not remember a part of the evening?
Page 187 - Have you ever felt you should cut down on your drinking? • Have people annoyed you by criticizing your drinking? • Have you felt bad or guilty about your drinking?
Page 235 - Drinking patterns and alcohol problems in a national sample of US Hispanics.
Page 185 - ... or recovering from its effects 4) frequent intoxication or withdrawal symptoms when expected to fulfill major role obligations at work, school, or home (eg, does not go to work because hung over, goes to school or work "high...
Page 188 - No (2) 22. Have you ever been a patient in a psychiatric hospital or on a psychiatric ward of a general hospital where drinking was part of the problem?
Page 98 - JOHNSON, JW AND ASCHER, P.: Glycine potentiates the NMDA response in cultured mouse brain neurons. Nature (Lond.) 325: 529-531, 1987.